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Divine Word College Data & Information Overview

Want the scoop on Divine Word College? We've put together a comprehensive report on the school that covers what majors Divine Word College offers, how the school ranks, how diverse it is, and much more. If you're interested in learning more about a particular stat, just click on its tile to go to a new page that covers the topic more in-depth. Also, you can jump to any section of this page by clicking one of the links below.

How Well Is Divine Word College Ranked?

2021 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Divine Word College was awarded 5 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

Divine Word College was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Divine Word College?

Acceptance Rate

Divine Word College has an acceptance rate of 100%, so it is easier to gain admission to this school than some others. Still, the admissions staff will examine your application closely to make sure you're a good fit for Divine Word College.

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Divine Word College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

At Divine Word College, the student to faculty ratio is an excellent 6 to 1. That's much better than the national average of 15 to 1. This indicates that many classes will probably be small, and students will have ample opportunites to work closely with their professors and classmates.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Divine Word College is 86%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  86 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Divine Word College

Freshmen Retention Rate

Divine Word College has a freshmen retention rate of 100%. That's a good sign that full-time students like the school and their professors enough to want to stick around for another year. It's also a sign that the admissions team did a good job in choosing applicants who were a good fit for the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  100 out of 100

Graduation Rate

When we say that a student has graduated on time, we mean that they have finished their bachelor's degree within four years. The on-time graduation rate at Divine Word College is 10%. That's lower than the national rate of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  10 out of 100

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Divine Word College Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 66 undergraduates at Divine Word College with 64 being full-time and 2 being part-time.

How Much Does Divine Word College Cost?

The overall average net price of Divine Word College is $10,364. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Divine Word College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Divine Word College, approximately 100% of students took out student loans averaging $3,800 a year. That adds up to $15,200 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Divine Word College is 5.4%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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How Much Money Do Divine Word College Graduates Make?

Location of Divine Word College

Divine Word College is a private not-for-profit institution located in Epworth, Iowa. Students who love country life may enjoy the rural location of Divine Word College.

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Location of Divine Word College

Contact details for Divine Word College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 102 Jacoby Dr Sw, Epworth, IA 52045
Phone: 563-876-3353

Divine Word College Majors

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Philosophy 7 NA
Theological & Ministerial Studies 3 NA
Multicultural & Diversity Studies 1 NA
Interdisciplinary Studies 0 NA

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This is a decrease from the 1 students who took online classes the previous year.

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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